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Frontier Days Coming to Historic Washington State Park - KARK

Frontier Days Coming to Historic Washington State Park  KARK

WASHINGTON, Ark. -- A local state park is bringing history to life for students.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 11:31 pm


George Washington, Americas first statesman - Peoria Journal Star

George Washington, Americas first statesman  Peoria Journal Star

History reveals that great and noble leaders are forged in adversity. Valley Forge was that crucible for George Washington, where the mettle of his character was ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 10:53 pm


Tulane sweeps George Washington - WGNO New Orleans

Tulane sweeps George Washington  WGNO New Orleans

The Tulane baseball team is out to a (3-0) start to the season after completing the series sweep of George Washington Sunday afternoon.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 10:33 pm


Analysis | The Trailer: What we learned about Harris 2020 this weekend - The Washington Post

Analysis | The Trailer: What we learned about Harris 2020 this weekend  The Washington Post

In this edition: Kamala Harris on the trail, Beto O'Rourke causing trouble, and a many-way race for mayor of Chicago.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 10:18 pm


White House defends Trump’s emergency declaration as lawsuits and political battles mount - The Washington Post

White House defends Trump’s emergency declaration as lawsuits and political battles mount  The Washington Post

Trump's emergency declaration has already been hit with several lawsuits, and lawmakers are divided as to whether the move is legitimate or constitutes a ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 9:39 pm


McMorris Rodgers to visit eastern Washington for public town hall events - KXLY Spokane

McMorris Rodgers to visit eastern Washington for public town hall events  KXLY Spokane

Eastern Washington Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers will be back in eastern Washington for meetings and public events to hear from people in the ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 9:03 pm


Washington, Lincoln offered guidance still relevant today - Boston Herald

Washington, Lincoln offered guidance still relevant today  Boston Herald

Both George Washington and Abraham Lincoln presided over our country during times of vast change, and both put their country before themselves.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:38 pm


Trump's National Emergency Declaration Rocks Washington - Voice of America

Trump's National Emergency Declaration Rocks Washington  Voice of America

Washington has been plunged into a power struggle between the executive and legislative branches of government — one that America's third branch, the ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 8:12 pm


Pakistan welcomes Saudi crown prince with hoopla and high security - The Washington Post

Pakistan welcomes Saudi crown prince with hoopla and high security  The Washington Post

In the West, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has lost much of the luster he gained after becoming heir to the throne in 2017, pledging to increase ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 7:41 pm


Florida sixth-grader charged with misdemeanor after refusing to recite Pledge of Allegiance - The Washington Post

Florida sixth-grader charged with misdemeanor after refusing to recite Pledge of Allegiance  The Washington Post

A student from a Tampa suburb is facing misdemeanor charges after an apparent confrontation with his teacher who wanted him to stand for the Pledge of ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 7:28 pm


Iran pressures Europe to stand up to Washington and save the nuclear deal - FRANCE 24

Iran pressures Europe to stand up to Washington and save the nuclear deal  FRANCE 24

Europeans need to do more save the Iran nuclear deal after the unilateral withdrawal of the US, Iran's foreign minister said Sunday, slamming Washington as the ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:58 pm


Gun fires at western Washington party, wounding woman and child in her arms - KHQ Right Now

Gun fires at western Washington party, wounding woman and child in her arms  KHQ Right Now

SEATTLE (AP) - A 21-year-old is under arrest after an accidental shooting in rural Washington state wounded a woman and a toddler. Detectives say people at a ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:32 pm


Tedeschi Trucks Band Play 2nd Of 2 In Washington, DC - JamBase

Tedeschi Trucks Band Play 2nd Of 2 In Washington, DC  JamBase

Tedeschi Trucks Band brought an emotional two-night run at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. to a close on Saturday. A night after celebrating the ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:21 pm


Possibility of snow lingers in Western Washington's forecast - MyNorthwest.com

Possibility of snow lingers in Western Washington's forecast  MyNorthwest.com

Even with piles of sandy, crusted-over snow still trying to melt, snow is once again in the forecast.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 4:11 pm


Bill Weld defends decision to run against Trump, says Republicans ‘want to have no election’ - The Washington Post

Bill Weld defends decision to run against Trump, says Republicans ‘want to have no election’  The Washington Post

Former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld on Sunday defended his decision to pursue a 2020 Republican primary challenge against President Trump, saying in ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 3:41 pm


Co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake staying at Washington, with a smile on his face - The Seattle Times

Co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake staying at Washington, with a smile on his face  The Seattle Times

For the second straight year, according to colleague Adam Jude, UW co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake has said no to Nick Saban.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:00 pm


Washington handles runaway foster kids with handcuffs, shackles and jail. Is there a better way? - The Seattle Times

Washington handles runaway foster kids with handcuffs, shackles and jail. Is there a better way?  The Seattle Times

"I've done nothing wrong," said a 14-year-old after she landed in jail for the fourth time. Many agree, and are trying to stop Washington state from arresting ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:00 pm


Washington’s last presidential primary was meaningless. The state Legislature might change that. - The Seattle Times

Washington’s last presidential primary was meaningless. The state Legislature might change that.  The Seattle Times

A bill marching through the Legislature would bump the state's presidential primary two-and-a-half months earlier, to hopefully let voters weigh in before the ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:00 pm


WSU Cougars defeat Washington Huskies with the point spread, 77.5-72 - CougCenter

WSU Cougars defeat Washington Huskies with the point spread, 77.5-72  CougCenter

I'll give Ernie Kent credit for one thing, he's able have his team play just well enough to almost beat Washington some of the time. The same still can't be said for, ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 2:00 pm


The plot to assassinate George Washington — and how it was foiled - Washington Post

The plot to assassinate George Washington — and how it was foiled  Washington Post

It was the opening overture of the Revolutionary War. Boston had ditched its tea, Thomas Jefferson was finishing up the Declaration of Independence, and ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


New Ebola treatments are being tested in Congo outbreak area - Washington Post

New Ebola treatments are being tested in Congo outbreak area  Washington Post

Amid the second-largest Ebola outbreak ever, the hunt for a lifesaving treatment is on. A clinical trial of patients taking place in Congo is gathering evidence on ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


Late miscues cost Washington State in near upset of first-place Washington - The Spokesman-Review

Late miscues cost Washington State in near upset of first-place Washington  The Spokesman-Review

For nearly 30 minutes Saturday night, it looked and felt like the momentum Washington State stumbled on in two major road victories might carry the Cougars to ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:59 am


Syrian military linked to more than 300 chemical attacks, report says - The Washington Post

Syrian military linked to more than 300 chemical attacks, report says  The Washington Post

The Syrian government and affiliated forces have launched more than 300 attacks using chemical weapons during the country's nearly eight-year conflict, ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:33 am


More outsiders joining Washington tree fruit family - Yakima Herald-Republic

More outsiders joining Washington tree fruit family  Yakima Herald-Republic

In 1910, Washington state had more than 27000 commercial farms that grew apples, according to data from the Washington State Tree Fruit Association.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 6:30 am


Focus of Jussie Smollett assault investigation has ‘shifted,’ Chicago police say - The Washington Post

Focus of Jussie Smollett assault investigation has ‘shifted,’ Chicago police say  The Washington Post

Chicago police say that new information in the case involving an alleged assault against Jussie Smollett has “shifted the trajectory of the investigation” and that ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:18 am


Ask Amy: Son pressures ailing mother to distribute inheritance - The Washington Post

Ask Amy: Son pressures ailing mother to distribute inheritance  The Washington Post

Dear Amy: Recently, my elderly mother sold her home. She and my disabled younger sister moved in with me and my family to care for them. My older brother ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:03 am


Don't believe the 'Vice' hype: Washington, DC, is more like 'Veep' - Washington Examiner

Don't believe the 'Vice' hype: Washington, DC, is more like 'Veep'  Washington Examiner

There's a scene in Adam McKay's Oscar-nominated "Vice" that had me holding my laughter at the theater. Vice President Dick Cheney, portrayed by Christian ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 5:00 am


Washington scores 23, No. 5 Kentucky knocks off No. 1 Tennessee - WKYT

Washington scores 23, No. 5 Kentucky knocks off No. 1 Tennessee  WKYT

PJ Washington scored 23 points, Keldon Johnson added 19 points and No. 5 Kentucky snapped No. 1 Tennessee's 19-game winning streak with an 86-69 win ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 3:23 am


Heather Nauert, Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, withdraws from consideration - The Washington Post

Heather Nauert, Trump’s pick for U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, withdraws from consideration  The Washington Post

President Trump's pick to be the next United Nations ambassador withdrew from consideration Saturday, the State Department said. The department's ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 1:52 am


Stocking shelves and clearing brush, guardsmen serve on border amid political heat - The Washington Post

Stocking shelves and clearing brush, guardsmen serve on border amid political heat  The Washington Post

Critics deride deployment as political theater by President Trump; supporters say guardsmen are a “godsend” for overburdened Border Patrol.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:45 am


Sophie Sergie: Alaska's 25-year cold murder case ends with arrest of Steven Downs - The Washington Post

Sophie Sergie: Alaska's 25-year cold murder case ends with arrest of Steven Downs  The Washington Post

Sophie Sergie's cold murder case went unsolved for a quarter century until genealogical analysis helped play a role in capturing a suspect.

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:18 am


Man killed in afternoon shooting in NE Washington - Washington Post

Man killed in afternoon shooting in NE Washington  Washington Post

A man was fatally shot Friday afternoon in the Eckington neighborhood of Northeast Washington, D.C. police said. Police said Matthew Washington, 20, was ...

Published on 17 February 2019 | 12:11 am


Amazon’s New York ‘disaster’ reminds leaders to address gentrification - The Washington Post

Amazon’s New York ‘disaster’ reminds leaders to address gentrification  The Washington Post

Opposition to the project in Queens highlights the strength of a “Tea Party of the Left.”

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:59 pm


Lee Radziwill, society grande dame and sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, dies at 85 - The Washington Post

Lee Radziwill, society grande dame and sister of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, dies at 85  The Washington Post

Lee Radziwill, who parlayed her cachet as the younger sister of former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis into a varied career as a fashion tastemaker, ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:44 pm


Duquesne beats George Washington, 85-69 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Duquesne beats George Washington, 85-69  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

It had been a long time since Frankie Hughes played a game like that. Hughes scored 23 and 24 points in his first two games as a Missouri Tiger in November ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:13 pm


Fatal crash east of Dulles International Airport leaves two dead - Washington Post

Fatal crash east of Dulles International Airport leaves two dead  Washington Post

Two men died in single-vehicle crash Saturday morning just east of Dulles International Airport, authorities said. The vehicle was headed southbound on Route ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 7:23 pm


Washington lawmaker seeks restrictions on violent offenders location, release - KOMO News

Washington lawmaker seeks restrictions on violent offenders location, release  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — A lawmaker from the district holding the troubled Western State psychiatric hospital said Friday that measures before the Legislature ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 6:36 pm


Recent white supremacist activity in Washington is not new - MyNorthwest.com

Recent white supremacist activity in Washington is not new  MyNorthwest.com

The recent increase in white supremacist activity around Washington may have surprised some, but it's just the latest in a long hateful history in the Northwest.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:58 pm


Opposition supporters clash with police in Albania - Washington Post

Opposition supporters clash with police in Albania  Washington Post

TIRANA, Albania — Thousands of Albanian opposition supporters clashed with police Saturday at an anti-government rally protesting what they claim is a ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:20 pm


Washington state House committee passes bill to ban personal, philosophical vaccine exemptions | TheHill - The Hill

Washington state House committee passes bill to ban personal, philosophical vaccine exemptions | TheHill  The Hill

A Washington state House committee on Friday passed a bill to ban the personal or philosophical exemption for the vaccine against measles, mumps and ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:05 pm


Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year - The Washington Post

Amazon paid no federal taxes on $11.2 billion in profits last year  The Washington Post

Amazon, the e-commerce giant helmed by the world's richest man, paid no federal taxes on profit of $11.2 billion last year, according to an analysis of the ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:00 pm


Ex-cardinal McCarrick defrocked by Vatican for sexual abuse - The Washington Post

Ex-cardinal McCarrick defrocked by Vatican for sexual abuse  The Washington Post

The former archbishop of Washington is the most senior church official in modern times to lose his priestly rights.

Published on 16 February 2019 | 12:59 pm


Democrats on ‘reassurance tour’ for European allies worried about Trump - Washington Post

Democrats on ‘reassurance tour’ for European allies worried about Trump  Washington Post

The “reassurance tour” has a new look in Germany this weekend, with newly empowered House Democrats serving as the points of intrigue at a forum that now ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 11:03 am


Washington Justice Starts Overwatch League With Loss But Plenty of Fan Excitement - Washington City Paper

Washington Justice Starts Overwatch League With Loss But Plenty of Fan Excitement  Washington City Paper

Washington Justice fans at Penn SocialNoah NiederhofferLarge banners with the words, “Witness History,” greeted fans of D.C.'s latest esports team on ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Conservatives can’t stop obsessing over Ocasio-Cortez. Their latest target: her boyfriend. - The Washington Post

Conservatives can’t stop obsessing over Ocasio-Cortez. Their latest target: her boyfriend.  The Washington Post

First, it was her clothing. Then her dancing. Not to mention her credit score, her apartment, her hometown. Maybe it was only a matter of time before ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 4:10 am


Winter weather proves no match for last year's records - Washington Post

Winter weather proves no match for last year's records  Washington Post

With so many of the early days of 2019 so gray, so foggy, so seemingly wet, it might appear Washington is on track to challenge last year for its profuse, ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 3:51 am


At least 5 civilians dead and 5 officers wounded in shooting in Aurora, Ill., officials say - The Washington Post

At least 5 civilians dead and 5 officers wounded in shooting in Aurora, Ill., officials say  The Washington Post

A gunman killed five people and wounded five police officers Friday afternoon after opening fire inside of a warehouse in the Chicago suburb of Aurora, Ill., ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 2:18 am


Trump looks to raid Pentagon budget for wall money using emergency powers - The Washington Post

Trump looks to raid Pentagon budget for wall money using emergency powers  The Washington Post

President Trump plans to take more than $6 billion from the military budget for the construction of a wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, and possibly mobilize ...

Published on 16 February 2019 | 1:52 am


What is ‘auditing,’ and why did a YouTuber get shot for doing it? - The Washington Post

What is ‘auditing,’ and why did a YouTuber get shot for doing it?  The Washington Post

An armed security guard shot a YouTube personality in the leg outside a Los Angeles synagogue on Thursday as the confrontation was live-streamed to ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 10:34 pm


Words are a president’s strongest weapon. Trump is terrible at words. - The Washington Post

Words are a president’s strongest weapon. Trump is terrible at words.  The Washington Post

The lawyers will fight over the legality and constitutionality of President Trump's national emergency declaration. What his legal team can't salvage is the ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 9:46 pm


Amazon, Google use secret tactics to expand headquarters such as HQ2 and reap millions in tax breaks - The Washington Post

Amazon, Google use secret tactics to expand headquarters such as HQ2 and reap millions in tax breaks  The Washington Post

Last May, officials in Midlothian, Tex., a city near Dallas, approved more than $10 million in tax breaks for a huge, mysterious new development across from a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:28 pm


Report: Colin Kaepernick wanted $20 million to play in AAF - The Washington Post

Report: Colin Kaepernick wanted $20 million to play in AAF  The Washington Post

The former 49ers quarterback, who is suing NFL owners for allegedly colluding to keep him out of their league, has not commented publicly on the report.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 8:15 pm


Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances against NFL and teams - The Washington Post

Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion grievances against NFL and teams  The Washington Post

The NFL and Colin Kaepernick announced Friday that they've reached a settlement in the case in which the quarterback accused the league and its 32 teams of ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:40 pm


Supreme Court takes up Trump administration’s plan to ask about citizenship in census - The Washington Post

Supreme Court takes up Trump administration’s plan to ask about citizenship in census  The Washington Post

The Supreme Court added a politically explosive case to its docket Friday, agreeing to decide by the end of June whether the Trump administration can add a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 6:39 pm


Trump says he’s been nominated for a Nobel. But did Japan’s Abe actually do it? Or was it S. Korea’s Moon? - The Washington Post

Trump says he’s been nominated for a Nobel. But did Japan’s Abe actually do it? Or was it S. Korea’s Moon?  The Washington Post

Responding to a question about the upcoming summit with North Korea on Friday, President Trump said that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:49 pm


In a Divided Washington, Congress Averted a Shutdown — but at a Price - The New York Times

In a Divided Washington, Congress Averted a Shutdown — but at a Price  The New York Times

President Trump's last-minute tantrum nearly derailed a deal to avert another government shutdown, and forced the Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 3:56 pm


Former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld announces plan to challenge President Trump for Republican nomination - The Washington Post

Former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld announces plan to challenge President Trump for Republican nomination  The Washington Post

Former Massachusetts governor Bill Weld told an audience in New Hampshire on Friday that he will try to take on President Trump in the 2020 Republican ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 1:55 pm


‘Bring back our #ChildHoodDiseases,’ White House official’s wife says as she criticizes vaccines - The Washington Post

‘Bring back our #ChildHoodDiseases,’ White House official’s wife says as she criticizes vaccines  The Washington Post

Darla Shine, the wife of White House communications director Bill Shine, said on Twitter that childhood diseases, such as measles, “keep you healthy & fight ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 1:10 pm


How ‘plant-based’ rebranded vegan eating for the mainstream - The Washington Post

How ‘plant-based’ rebranded vegan eating for the mainstream  The Washington Post

Products and restaurants using the term are popping up everywhere, offering a broader appeal and the ring of familiarity.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:05 pm


Russia detains prominent U.S. investor based in Moscow on fraud charges - The Washington Post

Russia detains prominent U.S. investor based in Moscow on fraud charges  The Washington Post

MOSCOW — Michael Calvey, one of the most prominent U.S. investors based in Russia, faced fraud allegations in a Moscow courtroom on Friday in a case that ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:00 pm


The 100 Very Best Restaurants in Washington - Washingtonian

The 100 Very Best Restaurants in Washington  Washingtonian

We visited 300-plus restaurants to bring you this list of the best restaurants in and around DC. And we ranked every one.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:00 pm


He pretended a date stood him up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine’s Day. Strangers picked up his tab. - The Washington Post

He pretended a date stood him up at Outback Steakhouse on Valentine’s Day. Strangers picked up his tab.  The Washington Post

This story has been updated. A thought popped into Stephen Bonser's head midway through Valentine's Day. “If I went to Outback Steakhouse by myself tonight ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 11:37 am


Milder storm to bring rain, risk of flooding in coastal Washington, Oregon; Snow to spread farther inland - AccuWeather.com

Milder storm to bring rain, risk of flooding in coastal Washington, Oregon; Snow to spread farther inland  AccuWeather.com

Following the onslaught of storms with record snow along the coasts of Washington and Oregon, a storm into Friday will bring rain and the risk of flooding to ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 7:32 am


The massacre Trump’s envoy to Venezuela wants us to forget - The Washington Post

The massacre Trump’s envoy to Venezuela wants us to forget  The Washington Post

Want smart analysis of the most important news in your inbox every weekday along with other global reads, interesting ideas and opinions to know? Sign up for ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 5:59 am


Congress approves border deal to avert shutdown; Trump to sign it and seek wall money elsewhere - The Washington Post

Congress approves border deal to avert shutdown; Trump to sign it and seek wall money elsewhere  The Washington Post

Congress on Thursday approved a massive budget deal to avert an impending government shutdown, and President Trump promised to sign it, but only after ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 2:04 am


Ted Cruz: Make ‘El Chapo’ pay for the border wall - The Washington Post

Ted Cruz: Make ‘El Chapo’ pay for the border wall  The Washington Post

The Mexican drug lord is going to prison. Why not use his billions to pay for the wall?

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:40 am


Arrest warrant issued for Nebraska's Maurice Washington in explicit video case - ESPN

Arrest warrant issued for Nebraska's Maurice Washington in explicit video case  ESPN

An attorney for Nebraska RB Maurice Washington said Thursday he never told the school about the nature of potential charges against the player in a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:30 am


Trump’s company officially halts hotel expansion - The Washington Post

Trump’s company officially halts hotel expansion  The Washington Post

Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump cited political attacks and media scrutiny in their decision.

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:27 am


Howard Schultz’ challenge to Democrats: Nominate a centrist for president and I’ll abandon my independent campaign - The Washington Post

Howard Schultz’ challenge to Democrats: Nominate a centrist for president and I’ll abandon my independent campaign  The Washington Post

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said Thursday that he would be willing to abandon his presidential ambitions midstream if Democrats nominate a ...

Published on 15 February 2019 | 12:09 am


Andrew McCabe’s disturbing account of working for Sessions and Trump - The Washington Post

Andrew McCabe’s disturbing account of working for Sessions and Trump  The Washington Post

He didn't read intelligence reports and mixed up classified material with what he had seen in newspaper clips. He seemed confused about the structure and ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 11:10 pm


The U.S. government and Facebook are negotiating a record, multibillion-dollar fine for the company’s privacy lapses - The Washington Post

The U.S. government and Facebook are negotiating a record, multibillion-dollar fine for the company’s privacy lapses  The Washington Post

The Federal Trade Commission and Facebook are negotiating over a multi-billion dollar fine that would settle the agency's investigation into the social media ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:00 pm


NASA wants to get to the moon ‘as fast as possible.’ But countries like China and India are racing there, too. - The Washington Post

NASA wants to get to the moon ‘as fast as possible.’ But countries like China and India are racing there, too.  The Washington Post

On the 50th anniversary of the Apollo lunar landing, the space race has been reinvigorated by China, India and private space companies, which are locked in a ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 10:00 pm


At least 38 killed in deadliest attack on security forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir in 3 decades - The Washington Post

At least 38 killed in deadliest attack on security forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir in 3 decades  The Washington Post

NEW DELHI — At least 38 paramilitary police officers were killed by a massive car bomb in Indian-controlled Kashmir in the worst attack on security personnel ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 8:21 pm


Amazon drops plan to build headquarters in New York City - The Washington Post

Amazon drops plan to build headquarters in New York City  The Washington Post

Amazon canceled plans to build a campus in New York City with at least 25,000 high-paying jobs Thursday because of resistance from local politicians, unions ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 7:54 pm


Senate confirms William Barr as attorney general in 54-to-45 vote - The Washington Post

Senate confirms William Barr as attorney general in 54-to-45 vote  The Washington Post

William P. Barr was confirmed Thursday as the U.S. attorney general, putting him in command of the Justice Department at one of the most politically charged ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 6:55 pm


Five myths about the federal workforce - The Washington Post

Five myths about the federal workforce  The Washington Post

Are the people who dedicate their professional lives to public *service* in it for the money? “The federal government pays its employees more than they would ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 4:54 pm


Pence urges Europeans to withdraw from nuclear deal with Iran as tensions with allies grow - The Washington Post

Pence urges Europeans to withdraw from nuclear deal with Iran as tensions with allies grow  The Washington Post

WARSAW — Vice President Pence on Thursday launched a broadside against some of the United States' closest allies, calling on European countries to ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:28 pm


Gilbert Arenas signs with Big3, promises return of Agent Zero - The Washington Post

Gilbert Arenas signs with Big3, promises return of Agent Zero  The Washington Post

Last we saw former Wizard Gilbert Arenas, in September, he was challenging former teammate Nick Young to a three-point shooting contest, showing up at the ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:58 pm


He stopped selling Nike products because of Colin Kaepernick. Now his store is closing. - The Washington Post

He stopped selling Nike products because of Colin Kaepernick. Now his store is closing.  The Washington Post

Prime Time Sports in Colorado Springs has a shrine to the military and no Nike products, but it's going out of business.

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:53 pm


Border deal nears passage as lawmakers prepare for votes, with Trump expected to sign - The Washington Post

Border deal nears passage as lawmakers prepare for votes, with Trump expected to sign  The Washington Post

Lawmakers slogged toward completion of a massive spending bill and border security compromise Wednesday, preparing to pass it and send it to President ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 3:53 am


Parkland school turns to experimental surveillance software that can flag students as threats - Washington Post

Parkland school turns to experimental surveillance software that can flag students as threats  Washington Post

Kimberly Krawczyk says she would do anything to keep her students safe. A year ago Thursday, the Parkland, Fla., high school math teacher barricaded ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:35 am


Investigation finds no evidence of ‘racist or offensive statements’ in Mall incident - The Washington Post

Investigation finds no evidence of ‘racist or offensive statements’ in Mall incident  The Washington Post

A report released Wednesday about an encounter between Kentucky high school students and Native American activists at the Lincoln Memorial found “no ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 2:16 am


Federal judge finds Paul Manafort lied to Mueller probe about contacts with Russian aide - The Washington Post

Federal judge finds Paul Manafort lied to Mueller probe about contacts with Russian aide  The Washington Post

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort lied to prosecutors with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III about matters close to the heart of their ...

Published on 14 February 2019 | 12:08 am


SEC accuses former Apple executive of insider trading - Washington Post

SEC accuses former Apple executive of insider trading  Washington Post

The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a lawsuit against a former Apple executive Wednesday, alleging he exploited his position as a high-ranking ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 9:25 pm


More than 1600 dairy cows die in Washington blizzard - Capital Press

More than 1600 dairy cows die in Washington blizzard  Capital Press

More than 1600 dairy cows died in a blizzard in Eastern Washington, Feb. 9. The final tally is likely to top 1700.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 7:30 pm


President Trump installed a room-sized golf simulator at White House - The Washington Post

President Trump installed a room-sized golf simulator at White House  The Washington Post

President Trump has installed a room-sized “golf simulator” game at the White House, which allows him to play virtual rounds at courses all over the world by ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 4:26 pm


The interracial love story that stunned Washington — twice! — in 1867 - Washington Post

The interracial love story that stunned Washington — twice! — in 1867  Washington Post

He was an Indian, and she was white. When Ely Parker married Minnie Sackett, “the creme de la creme of Washington society” came to watch.

Published on 13 February 2019 | 12:02 pm


Kamala Harris leaps to unwarranted conclusions in tax tweet - The Washington Post

Kamala Harris leaps to unwarranted conclusions in tax tweet  The Washington Post

The Democratic senator and presidential candidate says a decline in the size of tax refunds shows the Trump tax plan is a middle-class tax hike. The data shows ...

Published on 13 February 2019 | 8:04 am


The Senate just passed the decade’s biggest public lands package. Here’s what’s in it. - The Washington Post

The Senate just passed the decade’s biggest public lands package. Here’s what’s in it.  The Washington Post

The Senate on Tuesday passed the most sweeping conservation legislation in a decade, protecting millions of acres of land and hundreds of miles of wild rivers ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 9:55 pm


Critics call on Apple and Google to shut down Saudi app that can restrict women’s travel - Washington Post

Critics call on Apple and Google to shut down Saudi app that can restrict women’s travel  Washington Post

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) is asking the chief executives of Apple and Google to immediately stop offering a Saudi e-government app that allows men in Saudi ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 4:41 pm


Pedestrian struck and killed in Northwest Washington - Washington Post

Pedestrian struck and killed in Northwest Washington  Washington Post

Police identified the man struck on North Capitol Street NW as Troy Sandy Austin of Southeast Washington.

Published on 12 February 2019 | 1:03 pm


Lawmakers say they have reached an ‘agreement in principle’ to avoid government shutdown - The Washington Post

Lawmakers say they have reached an ‘agreement in principle’ to avoid government shutdown  The Washington Post

Key lawmakers announced a tentative deal late Monday that would avert another government shutdown at the end of the week while denying President Trump ...

Published on 12 February 2019 | 11:16 am


Celebrating two men who left their marks on Washington in very different ways - Washington Post

Celebrating two men who left their marks on Washington in very different ways  Washington Post

John Bailey died last week in Richmond. He was responsible for one of Washington's most famous paintings, even if you never knew it was he who painted it: ...

Published on 10 February 2019 | 10:43 pm


Unvaccinated teens are fact-checking their parents — and trying to get shots on their own - The Washington Post

Unvaccinated teens are fact-checking their parents — and trying to get shots on their own  The Washington Post

Ethan Lindenberger, frustrated by years of arguments about his mother's anti-vaccination stance, staged a quiet defection on Reddit. The Norwalk, Ohio ...

Published on 10 February 2019 | 10:10 pm


Pedestrians continue to be at high risk on Washington region's roads, data show - Washington Post

Pedestrians continue to be at high risk on Washington region's roads, data show  Washington Post

The number of traffic fatalities decreased slightly in the Washington region last year — with the exception of pedestrian deaths, which shot up nearly 20 percent.

Published on 9 February 2019 | 9:33 pm


Washington measles outbreak draws crowd to hearing on vaccine law - The Washington Post

Washington measles outbreak draws crowd to hearing on vaccine law  The Washington Post

Hundreds of residents demanding the right to choose whether to vaccinate their children packed a public hearing Friday to oppose a bill that would make it ...

Published on 8 February 2019 | 8:00 am


‘It will take off like a wildfire’: The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak - The Washington Post

‘It will take off like a wildfire’: The unique dangers of the Washington state measles outbreak  The Washington Post

Lax state laws have helped drive down vaccination rates across the Pacific Northwest, leaving the region vulnerable to catastrophe, public health officials say.

Published on 6 February 2019 | 8:00 am


Measles outbreak 2019: Washington declares public health emergency - Vox.com

Measles outbreak 2019: Washington declares public health emergency  Vox.com

An ongoing outbreak of measles — one of the most infectious diseases known to man — in Washington state has prompted the governor to declare a public ...

Published on 29 January 2019 | 8:00 am








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